Veterans Affairs won’t be exempt Aaron Wherry March 7, 2012 Follow @aaronwherry Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email 5 With the Conservatives voting against, the House defeated the NDP’s motion on veterans affairs by a count of 147-122 last night. Nycole Turmel subsequently pronounced shame. Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Filed under: house of commons Nycole Turmel Parliament veterans veterans affairs Advertisement About this author Aaron Wherry Macleans.ca administrator Aaron Wherry covers the House of Commons and its 338 residents for Maclean’s. Other articles The feisty first week of the 42nd Parliament Do the Liberals have a mandate for electoral reform? All articles Advertisement Post navigation Previous How big is the Fort McMurray fire? Next Read the best we have to offer with the new Maclean’s app.